Ourouer-les-Bourdelins

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Ourouer-les-Bourdelins
The church in Ourouer-les-Bourdelins
The church in Ourouer-les-Bourdelins
Ourouer-les-Bourdelins is located in France
Ourouer-les-Bourdelins
Ourouer-les-Bourdelins
Coordinates: 46°55′53″N 2°47′06″E / 46.9314°N 2.785°E / 46.9314; 2.785Coordinates: 46°55′53″N 2°47′06″E / 46.9314°N 2.785°E / 46.9314; 2.785
Country France
Region Centre-Val de Loire
Department Cher
Arrondissement Saint-Amand-Montrond
Canton La Guerche-sur-l'Aubois
Intercommunality Pays de Nérondes
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Robert Belleret
Area1 24.64 km2 (9.51 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 652
 • Density 26/km2 (69/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 18175 /18350
Elevation 173–256 m (568–840 ft)
(avg. 210 m or 690 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Ourouer-les-Bourdelins is a commune in the Cher department in the Centre region of France.[1]

Geography[edit]

A farming area comprising the village and a couple of hamlets situated some 21 miles (34 km) southeast of Bourges, at the junction of the D6 with the D15 and D109 roads. The river Airain forms all of the commune's northwestern boundary.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 861 —    
1968 893 +3.7%
1975 813 −9.0%
1982 758 −6.8%
1990 740 −2.4%
1999 667 −9.9%
2008 652 −2.2%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of St. Christophe, dating from the twelfth century.
  • The fifteenth-century chateau.

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